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Olympian Hero Brings Home More Than a Medal

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.14.2014 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

Humane Society International's Masha Kalinina, Gus Kenworthy and Robin Macdonald with two of the rescued puppies. View more photos here. Photo by Chr...

Olympian Reunites With Sochi Rescue Puppies

Posted 03.14.2014 | Sports

After several weeks and thousands of miles, the puppies that Olympic medalist Gus Kenworthy adopted while in Sochi, Russia, have made it to their new ...

Preventing Animal Suffering Reaches Many Lives

Ruth Steinberger | Posted 04.20.2014 | Green
Ruth Steinberger

Preventing unwanted litters is not just important for the animals destined for a life of neglect and suffering, it is also important for the people who live around them -- it is important for our greater community of humanity.

Finding Fisht: The Story of Friendship Between a Stray Dog in Sochi and the Man Who Saved Her

Dustin Fitzharris | Posted 04.20.2014 | Good News
Dustin Fitzharris

When Denver native Neil Dreher, 36, went to work as an Automation Operator for the Olympics in Sochi last November, he never expected he'd hold the fate of Fisht in his hands.

Billionaire Saves Sochi Stray Dogs!

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.12.2014 | Sports

A Russian billionaire has stepped up to save the stray dogs roaming Sochi by setting up a shelter in the mountainside. Oleg Deripaska, one of the ...

Volunteers Smuggle Sochi's Dog Out Of Town

AP | NATALIYA VASILYEVA | Posted 02.12.2014 | Sports

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Alexei stops in his tracks as he sees a half-breed Labrador snooping around at a cafe's back door. The dog comes obediently on...

This Man Is Rescuing Stray Dogs From Alleged Extermination In Sochi

Posted 02.10.2014 | Good News

In January, news broke that an extermination company was hired to kill stray dogs in Sochi, Russia, in the weeks leading up to the Winter Olympics. ...